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Chosen from the largest applicant pool in the College's history, MHC's new students have demonstrated excellence and leadership both inside and outside the classroom.

August 29, 2007 - 11:45am

Many top local musicians will be featured in Chapin Auditorium in a community fundraiser for infant Samuel Owen Haynes, whose mother died shortly after he was born.

August 28, 2007 - 3:45pm

The first-year seminar program will have a new wrinkle this year as a number of professors will present lectures illustrating the breadth of the liberal arts.

August 28, 2007 - 2:45pm
Meet MHC's Coordinator of Multicultural Affairs

Tanya Williams, who has already been working on campus with the Intergroup Dialogue Project, will support ALANA students and oversee the College's cultural houses.

August 28, 2007 - 1:30pm

Mount Holyoke's fall orientation program, "Women Make It Happen," begins Friday, August 31, and runs through Sunday, September 30. Check out all the events.

August 27, 2007 - 2:15pm
Carol Stewart joins Mount Holyoke as the community's new ombudsperson, a role whose function is to assure fundamental fairness to every member of the community.
August 24, 2007 - 11:42am

On Saturday, September 15, more than 400 new students at Mount Holyoke will explore the Pioneer Valley by participating in community-service projects and recreational activities.

August 23, 2007 - 10:15am
Students, faculty, and staff will mark the start of Mount Holyoke's 171st academic year at Convocation 2007 at 11:30 am in Gettell Amphitheater.
August 23, 2007 - 10:06am

On September 8, Skinner Green will transform into festival grounds featuring a laser tag arena, an illuminated rock-climbing wall, an outdoor movie theatre, and music.

August 23, 2007 - 9:15am

MHC geologist Mark McMenamin's controversial theory about Phoenicians and the Americas plays a role in Clive Cussler's newest tome.

August 21, 2007 - 8:30am

The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives sponsored Dean Glasser's trip to Korea as part of a partnership with universities to promote faculty collaborations and intellectual exchange.

August 16, 2007 - 9:45am

The Mount Holyoke Garden Society began its first planting this summer in the new community garden that will produce organic food crops.

August 9, 2007 - 3:30pm

Medical ethics, Martian exploration, globalization, Spike Lee: these are just a few of the subjects MHC students will explore during the coming academic year.

August 9, 2007 - 1:00pm
A rowing program for teen mothers founded with support from Mount Holyoke celebrates its seventh year on the Connecticut River.
August 8, 2007 - 11:39am

During the last two academic years, Mount Holyoke students have won many prestigious national and international awards for further study. View the full list.

August 8, 2007 - 11:30am

Two asteroids now bear the proud names of Darby Dyar, associate professor of astronomy, and Ronald Zissell, formerly the astronomy lab director.

August 1, 2007 - 10:45am